Jonathan Compton

Jonathan Compton

Partner

DMH Stallard (Guildford)

Wonersh House

The Guildway

Old Portsmouth Road

Guildford

GU3 1LR

Jonathan is a Dispute Resolution and Litigation partner based in Guildford. He is qualified both as a barrister and a solicitor, with his experience as an advocate strongly underpinning his commercial litigation work. His practice is both domestic and international, and involves advising private individuals and commercial organisations of all sizes.

Jonathan works across areas of commercial dispute resolution including banking and finance, regulatory and anti trust/competition practice.

He is accredited as an Arbitrator by the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, and also holds a master’s degree in competition law, a specialism greatly valued by many of the firm's commercial clients. 

Jonathan qualified as a solicitor in 1999.

... my first port of call and he is unfailingly helpful and very responsive. His empathy is appreciated in worrying situations.

Legal 500 2021

Personal Awards

Legal 500 2021 (UK Recommended Lawyer)

Memberships and Associations

  • Member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitration
  • Member of Hon. Soc. of Gray’s Inn

Associated blogs

Glencore fined $1 Billion USD for bribery - your duties as a Director

Blog, News & PR
25/05/2022
US Department of Justice reaches settlement agreement with Glencore AG over bribery allegations
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The Competition and Markets Authority is not afraid to take on the big guys

Blog
28/04/2022
Facebook (Meta) fined £50.5m for blatant breach of CMA's Interim Enforcement Order
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CMA investigates charging points for electric cars on or near motorways

Blog
09/03/2022
Jonathan Compton reviews the CMA's findings after it considered the long term implications of deals made between certain companies and their affect on new entrants to the market
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Competition Law, an overview

Blog
11/01/2022
Jonathan Compton draws on his own experience dealing with businesses caught out by the CMA and offers his advice to avoid being stung
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